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  1. Around Livingston for June 22, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Advocate

    The Walker Police Department's "From Our Uniform to Yours" school uniform drive is underway. Blue collection barrels for donated school uniforms are set up at locations around town including the Police Department, Walker Baptist Church, Walgreen's, Quick and Handy Cleaners, Carter's Supermarket, Stine's and Tea Time Couture.

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  2. Denham Springs-Walker Branch responds to community needs by tripling meeting spaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Advocate

    Jonathan Post, Denham Springs-Walker Library Branch youth services librarian, engages with kids during a session with the Baton Rouge Playmakers in the new 1,695-square-foot West Meeting Room. Stations are ready for the installation of computers in the Denham Springs-Walker Branch of the Livingston Parish Library's new wing.

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  3. Livingston School Board votes to replace 55 flood-damaged school busesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Advocate

    ... endeavor agreement with the Livingston Parish Sheriff's Office, the Denham Springs Police Department and the Walker Police Department to provide school resource officers for the coming school year. Seven officers will provide security at the parish ...

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  4. Walker City Council delays decision on rezoning for addition to Creekside Apartment ComplexRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Advocate

    ... of the new railroad crossing at the Industrial Park that will service the Martin Brower Distribution Center east of Walker. Public Works Director Jamie Etheridge said the railroad crossing at Sunset Lane must be closed by January of 2018. ...

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  5. North Oaks gives physicals to Livingston Parish student-athletesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Advocate

    ... and track and field teams. Respiratory therapist Emily Bertrand takes the pulse of Lance Nina Carmela Asis, a Walker High School color guard member and tennis player, at the annual Physical Day on May 20 at North Oaks-Livingston Parish Medical ...

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  6. 4-H members head to Pollock for summer campRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Advocate

    Seventy-four 4-H members, along with four adult volunteers and five junior counselors attended 4-H Camp at Grant Walker Educational Center in Pollock from May 29-June 2. Seventy-four 4-H members, along with four adult volunteers and five junior counselors attended 4-H Camp at Grant Walker Educational Center in Pollock from May 29-June 2. Seventy-four 4-H members from across Livingston Parish participated in 4-H Camp at Grant Walker Educational Center in Pollock from May 29-June 2. Campers chose a course of study - or track - for the mornings of the session. Tracks included wetlands, hunter's education, outdoor adventures, food and fitness, general arts, water safety, and science, engineering and technology.

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  7. Top honors students recognized at SoutheasternRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Advocate

    Kevin Bokun, of Walker, was recognized as the Outstanding Honors Senior of the Year by the Southeastern Louisiana University Honors Program in ceremonies recently held on the campus in Hammond. Bokun is a biological sciences graduate with minors in chemistry and psychology and will enter medical school in the fall.

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  8. Christian Women's Job Corps recruiting for fall classesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Advocate

    ... Hidalgo, one of the graduates and a member of Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, gave a graduation address at Walker Baptist Church, which hosted the sessions and lunches. Volunteers from various denominations and vocational backgrounds worked ...

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  9. Officials: - We continue to take this storm very seriously, we urge everyone to do the same'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WTOC-TV Savannah

    ... for search and rescue. The Livingston Parish Sheriff's Office reports there is high water on Hood Road between Walker South Road and South Satsuma Road in Walker. Deputies urge driver to use alternate routes. WAFB Forecaster Jeff Morrow said dry air ...

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  10. Martha Jane Berry, 1926-2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Bethany Republican-Clipper

    ... Ann) Padilla, Pass Christian, MS; daughter, Elizabeth (Joseph) Sterkis, Bethany, MO; sons, Wesley (Leslie) Berry, Walker, LA, Jack Berry, Biloxi, MS; brothers, Frank and Jack Reno both of Ponchatoula, LA; sister, Pauline O'Conner, Ponchatoula, LA; ...

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  11. Gov. Edwards to hold noon press conference with update on Tropical Storm CindyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 19 | NBC12

    ... here for the entire statement The Livingston Parish Sheriff's Office reports there is high water on Hood Road between Walker South Road and South Satsuma Road in Walker. Deputies urge driver to use alternate routes. WAFB Forecaster Jeff Morrow said ...

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  12. Tropical Storm Cindy weakens a bit; forecast track shows little changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 19 | NBC12

    ... related to the storm. The Livingston Parish Sheriff's Office reports there is high water on Hood Road between Walker South Road and South Satsuma Road in Walker. Deputies urge driver to use alternate routes. Heavy rainfall from Tropical Storm Cindy ...

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  13. Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady University announces spring 2017 graduatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 14 | The Advocate

    At the Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady University commencement exercises May 22 at the Raising Cane's River Center Arena in Baton Rouge, special recognition went to Kayla Craft, of Denham Springs, who graduated with honors with an Associate of Science in Radiologic Technology degree. Special recognition went to Katherine Rish, of Walker, who graduated with honors with an Associate of Science in Radiologic Technology degree on May 22 at the Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady University commencement exercises at the Raising Cane's River Center Arena in Baton Rouge.

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  14. LSMSA celebrates 33rd graduating class during commencement ceremonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 14 | The Advocate

    ... said Steve Horton, executive director. Livingston Parish: Christina Barrileaux and Alexandria Dawn Fuselier, both of Walker; and Abbie Boudreaux, Marcos Cecchini, Alaina Davis, Karleigh Gwyn, Genesis Lambert, Halle Mahfouz, Courtney Sanders and ...

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  15. Advocacy Center Friendraising Luncheon raises awareness and fundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 8 | NOLA.com

    ... about the journey his daughter, Brooke Hebert .) Advocacy Center supporters in the room included event co-chairs Joey Walker, Susan Gibbens , and Linda Kocher , Board President Dale Higgins, Mary Wallace Teague, John Cook IV, Chad Graci, Clint ...

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  16. Percy Weekend attracts visitors from near and farRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 7 | The Advocate

    Dr. Ralph Beaumont, a psychoanalyst, discusses the philosophical, psychological and spiritual paradoxes included in Walker Percy's novel 'Love in the Ruins' in the Temple Sinai building on June 3 in St. Francisville during the Walker Percy Weekend. Jessica Hooten Wilson answers questions during her talk about author Flannery O'Connor in the West Feliciana Court House on June 3 in St. Francisville during the Walker Percy Weekend.

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  17. McNeese State University announces spring President's List, Honor RollRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 7 | The Advocate

    ... d Amber J. Donnes; of Hammond; Alicia A. Rossano, Independence; Taylor Nicole Watts, of Livingston; and Jamie Lee, of Walker.

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  18. Shoppers Value working to bring flooded Winn-Dixie stores back into commerceRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 7 | Baton Rouge Business Report

    ... and based right here in Baton Rouge so it was a good fit." The company is also renovating the flooded Winn-Dixie in Walker and a flooded Shoppers Value in Greenwell Springs, which Satawa expects to be open in that location by the end of the year. ...

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  19. 14-year-old injured in reported accidental shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 26 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    The incident occurred in the 11000 block of Arnold Rd. near Duff Rd. in Livingston Parish just outside of Walker. Livingston Parish Sheriff's say the shooting appeared to be accidental.

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  20. 'Operation Wildcat' nets numerous arrests; $17k worth of drugs seized in WalkerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 24 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    The Livingston Parish Sheriff's Office, along with the help of numerous other agencies, executed multiple search warrants in Walker on Tuesday, May 23 as part of Operation Wildcat. "This operation was the result of an extensive and lengthy investigation by my LPSO Narcotics Division.

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